Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014

Carter's education plan may not be as fruitful as he hopes, experts say

ATLANTA - Jason Carter's campaign for governor rests on his plan to boost spending for public schools without a tax increase, but experts say it's not so simple.
By Walter C. Jones

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

Nunn, Perdue spar over business backgrounds

ATLANTA - Democrat Michelle Nunn and Republican David Perdue share the title of CEO but are trying to make the case that their experiences couldn't be more different as they campaign for Georgia's ...
By Christina A. Cassidy

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014

Nunn attacks Perdue in debate

ATLANTA -- Michelle Nunn was less than halfway through her opening remarks in Thursday's Senate debate when she began attacking David Perdue.
By Walter C. Jones

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Few local races on Nov. 4 ballot

Federal and state races will dominate the Nov. 4 ballot after Augusta voters did most of their local decision-making in the May 20 partisan primary and nonpartisan election.
By Susan McCord

Saturday, July 26, 2014

GOP works to avert Senate upset

ATHENS, Ga. - Republicans are on the offensive in the opening days of Georgia's Senate campaign, hammering Democrat Michelle Nunn as a rubber stamp for President Obama and questioning her resume ...
By Bill Barrow

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Perdue campaign swings through Evans

David Perdue rolled into Evans on Wednesday afternoon in a navy blue RV emblazoned with “the Outsider” in bold white letters.
By Steve Crawford

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Nunn to report $3.45 million in contributions

CLARKSTON, Ga. - The campaign of Georgia Senate candidate Michelle Nunn raised about $3.45 million in the past three months, outpacing two potential GOP opponents.
By Christina A. Cassidy

Friday, June 27, 2014

Carter's request for new Deal probe declined

ATLANTA - Attorney General Sam Olens declined a request by state Sen. Jason Carter to appoint an independent investigator to review ethics complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal.
By Christina A. Cassidy

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Governor Nathan Deal shows gain in poll over GOP opponents Jason Carter, Andrew Hunt

ATLANTA -- Nathan Deal has gained breathing room between him and challengers Jason Carter and Andrew Hunt, according to a poll released Thursday.
By Walter C. Jones

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Georgia Senate candidates meet for final debates

Republicans in Georgia's Senate race outlined their positions on key issues ranging from taxes to immigration during their final debate Saturday, just days before their nationally watched primary.
By Christina A. Cassidy

Deal's GOP rivals for governor debate without him

Two longshot candidates in the Republican primary for Georgia governor disagreed Saturday on whether to participate in a national health insurance overhaul and whether to expand the places people ...
By Ray Henry

Groups spend big to influence Georgia Senate race

Corporations and other special interests are spending big bucks - more than $6 million as of May 8 - to influence the election to replace retiring Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss.
By Russ Bynum

Friday, May 16, 2014

Stone files complaint about Yu's finances

Republican U.S. House candidate John Stone filed a complaint with the Federal Elec­tion Com­mis­sion on Friday about the campaign finances of rival Eu­gene Yu, whose spokesman ...
By Walter C. Jones

Sunday, May 11, 2014

GOP House candidates talk party leaders at debate

Four Re­pub­licans running for the U.S. House in the 12th Dis­trict disagreed Sunday about how to take the seat from the Dem­ocrats and how to work with leaders of their own party.
By Walter C. Jones

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Moore: Quiet needed on campaign trail

Candidates are losing my vote with their abuse of the English languge.
By Glynn Moore

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Handel gains in Senate race poll

Karen Handel has ridden a wave of support to pass Jack Kingston in the GOP Senate primary race to take second place and come within the margin of error with front-runner David Perdue.
By Walter C. Jones

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Senate, mayoral candidates make stop in east Augusta

Augusta candidates for mayor and state Senate faced a skeptical crowd at a Thursday forum in east Augusta.
By Susan McCord

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Carter to report $1.6 million in cash for campaign

ATLANTA - Democrat Jason Carter will report having $1.6 million in cash for his gubernatorial campaign after raising about $416,000 in 11 days after the legislative session ended, a campaign ...
By Christina A. Cassidy

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Candidates jump into statewide races

ATLANTA - Republican gubernatorial challenger David Pennington, a foursome of superintendent candidates and a handful of congressional hopefuls were the newest names to be added to statewide ...
By Walter C. Jones

Monday, Dec. 9, 2013

Obamacare issue in Ga. Senate race

ATLANTA - A debate is raging among Georgia's Republican Senate candidates over how best to rid Americans of what they consider the flaws of the national health care overhaul.
By Walter C. Jones

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